While most of my peers were celebrating Muhammad Ali’s boxing acumen and the long line of boxers who attempted to mimic his style and flair, my father applied Muhammad Ali’s political and social convictions to the lessons he wanted me to learn.
I do not know how to “do me”.
Our job as parents is to help our children be comfortable being themselves.
When we use fear as information, it can go hand-in-hand with, “I’ll make sure the children are okay, I will do whatever it takes to protect them and give them a good life.”
A legacy of non-verbal expressions of love.
The show was ahead of its time. Now, go and make yourself ahead of your time as well.
For me, it’s not a vacation. It’s a religious journey to prove to myself that I can take it.
Did you know a child here’s the word “no” a staggering 400 times a day?
On The Verge of Glory 1. When your eldest takes your youngest’s hand when on a walk. 2. When the kids tend to their kid cousin like he’s their own. 3. When your youngest starts skipping like he’s known how to do it forever. 4. When your son, after Career Day at school, says he…
The family doesn’t always provide the healthiest support system.
“Parents boost language development in early childhood by naming what children see, touch, smell, taste and do as they play.”
To my daughter, these aren’t walks in the woods, but epic adventures.
When does parenting become too much parenting?
Parents can and should have fun with their kids, we should also realize the toys are not designed with us in mind.
Moms can give sons the tools to help.
How the pain of being punished influenced me as a parent.